The Management System Required by the ISO 27001:2013 Information Security Standard Supports Bittium’s Secure Way of Working
Oulu, Finland, June 25, 2019 – Bittium has been granted the ISO 27001:2013 Information Security Management Certificate that includes Bittium’s business and support processes, information security, personnel and premises safety, as well as continuous improvement methods. ISO 27001:2013 specifies the requirements for establishing, implementing, maintaining and continually improving an information security management system within the context of the organization. It also includes requirements for the assessment and treatment of information security risks tailored to the needs of the organization. ISO 27001:2013 information security management system supports Bittium’s way of working and strategy implementation in all its product and service areas.
Bittium provides globally leading products and services for its customers in the defense, security and public safety, and medical technology markets, and offers R&D services and connectivity solutions for its customers in different market segments. Bittium´s competitiveness in these markets is based on trust and reliability, high-quality of the products and services, as well as on advanced technology and security knowhow developed within the company during the last 30 years. For a long time, Bittium has been developing information secure methods and ways of working to support its business. Secure working methods together with Bittium’s secure products and services and strong competence in wireless technologies and information security, enable Bittium exceptional capabilities to provide secure products and services for its customers.
ISO 27001 Information Security Certificate complements existing quality system according to which Bittium’s operates. Bittium has valid ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System Certificate, ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management System Certificate, ISO 50001:2011 Energy Efficiency System Certificate, AQAP 2110 ed.D Quality Management System Certificate (Defense business), and ISO 13485:2016 Medical Quality Management Certificate that includes the planning, development and production of medical devices and materials and their related services throughout the whole product lifecycle. The certificates have been granted by Kiwa Inspecta.
“Operations according to ISO 27001:2013 Information Security Standard supports the implementation of our strategy in providing secure products and services” says Hannu Huttunen, CEO of Bittium Corporation. “Information security is a solid part of our business operations especially in the defense and security sectors, however, the need for mobile security in all kind of wireless solutions is continuously increasing. The more critical the solution is, the more importance has the information security. With this Information Security Certificate we ensure our customers the added value of information security in our products and services.”
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Bittium specializes in the development of reliable, secure communications and connectivity solutions leveraging its 30 year legacy of expertise in advanced radio communication technologies. Bittium provides innovative products and services, customized solutions based on its product platforms and R&D services. Complementing its communications and connectivity solutions, Bittium offers proven information security solutions for mobile devices and portable computers. Bittium also provides healthcare technology products and services for biosignal measuring in the areas of cardiology, neurology, rehabilitation, occupational health and sports medicine. Net sales in 2018 were EUR 62.8 million and operating profit was EUR 2.8 million. Bittium is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki. www.bittium.com